The Hush Post: Five people were killed and five others injured in a road mishap at Sangatpura village in Baghapurana, Moga on Saturday morning. Those dead have been identified as Badal Singh, Sewak Singh, Jagdev Singh, Hans Singh and Vicky. The other five suffered injuries. Two injured were rushed to the Baghapurana Civil Hospital while the other three were referred to the district hospital. Reports suggest that 10 people travelling in a jeep from Seeriwal village near Bhagta Bhai in Bathinda district were going to Mudki in Faridkot for some personal work. Baghapurana DSP Sukhdeep Singh said, the driver Sahib Singh lost control over the vehicle and it crumpled into a tree killing five on the spot.
The incident took place when a youth riding a bicycle suddenly appeared in front of the jeep in foggy weather. The driver to avoid the accident steered the vehicle sideways and the jeep rammed into a tree. All the deceased and injured belong to Seeriwal village of Bathinda.